Burleson Pediatric Dentistry
The thing that really sets us apart from other dental offices is that we treat children as the individuals they are and truly care about their unique needs. In fact, we treat your kids with the same care and compassion that we would want for our own children. Our entire team is committed to personalized treatment as well as excellence and professionalism so that your children get the very best that pediatric dentistry has to offer.
Take a moment to read about us and know that we look forward to welcoming you to our Burleson, TX dental family.
Chris Walton DDS
Dr. Walton feels fortunate to have the greatest job in the world. There is no greater joy than being able to work with kids every day. He loves having a profession where he can build the foundation for children to have positive dental experiences and healthy smiles for the remainder of their lives.
Dr. Christopher Walton graduated with honors from Vanderbilt University with his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and went on to attend dental school at The University of Tennessee where he earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree and graduated with honors.
Because a specialty in pediatric dentistry requires additional education and training, Dr. Walton completed a residency at Baylor College of Dentistry, Children’s Medical Center of Dallas and Texas Scottish Rite Hospital. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.
Dr. Walton holds memberships in the following organizations:
- American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
- Texas Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
- American Dental Association
- Texas Dental Association
When Dr. Walton is away from the office, you can find him spending time with his wife, Krystal, and two incredible children, Caden and Analia. He also enjoys running, watching movies, and traveling.
Meet Our Team
Adrienne Archidiacono DMD
Dr. Adrienne Archidiacono, known as Dr. A, is a native of Boston, Massachusetts. She attended Northeastern University and went on to earn a master's in medical sciences at Boston University Medical School. After graduate school, she earned her dental degree at Boston University School of Dental Medicine. Her love of Texas came when she moved here to complete her pediatric dentistry training at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. She earned her certificate in pediatric dentistry, as well as, a Master of Science in Dentistry.
Dr. Archidiacono has extensive training in esthetic pediatric dentistry and stays up to date on the most current techniques through continuing education. She is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Houston Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Greater Houston Dental Society, and most importantly, she is a diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. When Dr. A is not treating our precious patients, you can find her traveling, running, teaching yoga, and spending time with her family and newborn daughter, Holland! She may be a diehard Patriots fan, but she is happy to call our warm Texas weather home
Alvin Michael DDS
Dr. Alvin Michael was born and raised in Mesquite, TX, and received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Austin College in Sherman, TX. Dr. Michael then attended Texas A&M University College of Dentistry in Dallas and received his Doctor of Dental Surgery in 2019. Following dental school, he stayed in Dallas to complete a two-year residency in pediatric dentistry at Texas A&M University College of Dentistry, Children’s Medical Center of Dallas, and Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children.
He is currently a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, and Texas Dental Association. Dr. Michael has always enjoyed working with children, especially while coaching youth sports. Dr. Michael enjoys spending time with his family, playing basketball, golfing, and fishing in his free time.
Kurt Harman DDS
Dr. Harman feels incredibly blessed because he thinks pediatric dentistry is the best job in the world. He believes that one of the requirements for working with kids is that you have to have fun. His goal for every patient visit is for each child to have a positive experience, seeing the value of growing up with a happy and healthy smile.
Dr. Harman graduated from Baylor University, receiving the Outstanding Biology Student award. He then attended the University of Texas School of Dentistry at Houston, where he graduated and received the Horace Wells – Outstanding Achievement in Anesthesia distinction.
After dental school, Dr. Harman worked for several years in central Texas as a general dentist. Dr. Harman loved what he did, but he realized he found the most joy when working with children. Since a specialty in pediatric dentistry requires additional training, he completed a residency at the Children’s Hospital of Michigan.
When Dr. Harman is away from the office, you can find him spending time with his wife, Lauren, and their dog named, Bear. He also enjoys reading, working on hobbies, and being involved in his local church.
Brittany Front Office Receptionist
Brittany is from a military family and spent much of her childhood moving from place to place. She has lived in California, Missouri, Arkansas, Oklahoma and Texas. We are so lucky she settled here and joined our practice.
She loves everything about Burleson Pediatric Dentistry. From the colorful environment to the hard work and dedication of the team, she truly enjoys working with an amazing staff who goes above and beyond to ensure that our patients are as comfortable as possible. She receives a huge amount of satisfaction when she sees a child walk out of the office with a smile on their face saying, “I can’t wait to come back next time!”
When Brittany is enjoying her free time you can find her spending time with her husband and family. Whether they are staying home to watch a movie or going out for fun on the lake, she cherishes her time surrounded by her loved ones.
Christie Scheduling Coordinator
Christie is a native Texan and currently resides in the Fort Worth area. She attended ATI in 2000 and graduated Valedictorian.
With over 17 years of experience in both general and pediatric dentistry, she possesses a wealth of knowledge and expertise. She has a passion for helping patients achieve healthy and beautiful smiles by encouraging them to understand the importance of oral health. In addition, she enjoys developing relationships with our patients by providing great customer service and making them a part of our dental family.
When not in the office, Christie loves spending quality time with her husband, two kids, two wonderful grandkids and loving dog Kane. She is also an avid football, basketball and soccer fanatic!
Krystal Financial and Marketing Coordinator
Originally from Little Rock, Arkansas, Krystal attended the University of Arkansas at Little Rock and achieved a Bachelor of Business Administration in Entrepreneurship. She has worked with us for the last three years and enjoys being part of a dental practice where patients and families always come first. Working in an environment where customer service, strong ethics, and quality dentistry are core principles makes her job constantly rewarding.
Krystal stays busy, but when she has spare time, spending it with her family is her first priority. She also enjoys shopping, trying new restaurants, and traveling.
Sabina RDH - Dental Hygienist and Myofunctional Therapist
Sabina is originally from Crowley, Texas. She attended Texas A&M College of Dentistry Caruth School of Dental Hygiene, where she received her dental hygiene license. Before her attendance at Texas A&M, she received her bachelors in Bio-Medical Science at Tarleton State University.
Sabina’s passion for educating children began when she traveled to Guatemala on a dental mission trip where they served thousands of children’s dental needs. She hopes to go back on another mission trip to spread her knowledge of oral health to those in need.
During her off time, Sabina can be found spending time with family and friends, hunting with her boyfriend, traveling, or spending time with her dogs.
Bridget RDH - Dental Hygienist
Originally from Mansfield, Texas, Bridget grew up playing both school and club volleyball, which eventually led her to play in college. She loved the sport so much she took up coaching and quickly realized she had a niche for working with kids.
After graduating from Tarrant County College, where she revived her degree in Dental Hygiene, Bridget knew right away she was wanted to pursue pediatric dentistry.
Outside of work you can find this homebody swinging on the porch with her husband, Will and two kids, Emerson and Coleman. She also enjoys going to the lake, watching movies, and is a proud member of amazon prime.
Sadie RDH - Dental Hygienist
Sadie grew up in the small town of Magnolia, Arkansas. She attended the University of Central Arkansas before completing her studies to become a dental hygienist here in Texas. Having been a registered dental hygienist since 2014, Sadie has had experience with all age ranges of patients, but she's always known her heart belonged in pediatrics. When Sadie isn't at work, she can most likely be found at home playing Barbie's with Quinn's little girl. She and her husband love weekends spent Netflix binging a show and eating take-out Thai food. Sadie likes to joke that her house is a zoo. She has two doodles, fish, and a hamster. She's currently trying to talk her husband into moving onto a farm so that she can add a llama and a tortoise to her crew.
Nellie RDH - Dental Hygienist
Erika Registered Dental Assistant (Lead RDA)
Erika is originally from Fort Worth, Texas and has been with Burleson Pediatric Dentistry for four years. Her favorite part of being a dental assistant is working with all her team members and all the amazing kids. She loves being the operative assistant because she can help kids get through treatment comfortably.
When she is not in the office taking care of our patients, you can find her listening to Justin Timberlake, spending time with her beautiful daughter, Valerie, along with friends and family.
Jessica Registered Dental Assistant
Originally from Fort Worth, Texas, Jessica grew up in Burleson. After graduating from Burleson High School, she pursued a career in dental assisting. Jessica likes being able to multi-task and work in an environment where her team player mentality can shine through. She particularly loves working with children and alleviating any fears they may have. Day to day, she finds satisfaction in knowing she does excellent work and is always there to lend a helping hand.
When she is not working, she likes to spend time with her family and friends. You may catch her outside too as she likes to go out for walks or runs. How about that!
Lucy Registered Dental Assistant (Lead Hygiene RDA)
Lucy is originally from Godley, Texas, and currently lives in Burleson. She obtained her license in dental assisting from the Texas Academy of Dental Assisting. Lucy has a profound passion for helping children overcome their dental fears, making them feel comfortable and relaxed while having a fun experience.
In her free time, Lucy loves swimming, mountain biking, cooking, and playing outside with her 5-year-old son, Gray. On the weekends you can find Lucy on the soccer field. Lucy feels blessed to be a part of the Burleson Pediatric Dental team and loves working with her teammates and providing care that goes above and beyond.